HMRC powers

chips frying

Fast food retailers cook books, says HMRC

Taxman to put the heat on London-based fast food retailers

13 Jul 2011

HMRC tactics

New tax tactics, or 'same old' for HMRC?

Despite a welter of new projects, PKF's John Cassidy tells advisors that HMRC hasn't really changed

10 Jun 2011

Judge HMRC

Tax advisor registration: power struggle?

Accountancy Age runs the rule over HMRC tax registration consultation to look at who will wield the authority

03 Jun 2011

Tax enrolment could breach human rights

Tiered approach to advisors must be handled carefully, warn institute chiefs

03 Jun 2011

Colin: HMRC's identity crisis

02 Jun 2011

New system will improve tax quality, says HMRC chairman

Allowing advisors to input client data direct to HMRC will improve parties' relationships, says Mike Clasper

02 Jun 2011

HMRC chairman denies tax adviser "regulation"

Clasper: Taxman doesn't intend regulating advisors through proposed registration system

01 Jun 2011

HMRC: The Good, The Bad, and The Future

Graham Black, president of HMRC senior staff union ARC, runs through the good and bad at the tax department

01 Jun 2011

A little trust goes a long way

Government proposals should be welcomed but risk a two tier system

31 May 2011

Government proposes tax agent registration

HM Revenue & Customs has launched a consultation on enrolling tax agents

31 May 2011

The evolution of HMRC....next step - security?

Steve Clancy suggests the taxman could secure assets against businesses that put off paying their tax

27 May 2011

Appeal court to decide on HMRC discovery powers

The Court of Appeal has agreed to hear a case that could have implications on when the Revenue can submit discovery assessments

13 May 2011

HMRC to veto Plymouth CVA today

Taxman due to vote against proposal to save Plymouth FC

06 May 2011

Court date set for HMRC and Premier League battle

Football v taxman clash at High Court set for 28 November

06 May 2011

Taxman denies profiting from tax refund delays

HM Revenue & Customs denies holding on to money due to low interest rate

26 Apr 2011

Patience and persistence needed to win PAYE payouts

Fight for your right to write off PAYE underpayment demands

06 Apr 2011

Tax defaulters could take HMRC to court

Targeting deliberate defaulters could bring about human rights cases

22 Mar 2011

Is the taxman protecting directors of 'dead' companies?

18 Mar 2011

Tax body slams record checking plans

Plans to check the records of 50,000 businesses will fail to improve record keeping

18 Mar 2011

HMRC powers come under scrutiny

Judge, jury and executioner: Experts warn that firms could be destroyed after ruling on HMRC power to remove tax agent status

24 Feb 2011

Page 5 of 6

2shotguests

How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

Bank raiding powers could put HMRC at top of insolvency pecking order

Will HMRC’s new bank raiding powers see insolvency practitioners pursuing it for funds taken illegally in the event of bankruptcy?

The Practitioner: The promise of the pension pot

The combination of pensions drawdown and enterprise investment tax planning makes the Practitioner's mouth water - but can the firm get its pensioners lined up in a row?

Leader: Charity begins at home

With so many accountants require support and counselling, an already charitable profession must consider where its efforts go

linkedin-screenshot-1-web

Social networking: How does the Top 50 stack up?

Firms are failing to realise the business benefits of social media sites such as utilising LinkedIn

Colin: There's nothing like a well-thought-out plan

Colin wonders whether some SMEs are keeping it too simple

Taking Stock: When tax is stranger than fiction

Sometimes you just can't make it up, TS finds

Scrapping IR35 all very well – but what else?

IR35 has proven ineffective, but 'what are the alternatives?' asks Calum Fuller

Share Price Centre

Track the fortunes of UK-listed companies with our Share Price Centre

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs

Newsletters

Get the latest financial news sent directly to your inbox

  • Best Practice
  • Business
  • Daily Newsletter
  • Essentials

Careers

Search for jobs
Click to search our database of all the latest accountancy roles

Create a profile
Click to set up your profile and let the best recruiters find you

Jobs by email
Sign up to receive regular updates with the latest roles suitable for you

Briefings

budget-management

Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.

cchcover

iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.